Words of the Morning Tuesdays 7-8am. This is a morning show celebrating the written and spoken word with poetry, prayers, lyrics, and with Peter Jenks and friends. Designed to begin the day with insights and encouragement. Always open for input, ideas, stories and poetry to share.
After Words 8-9am Join Jo as she reads the obituaries for Knox County. After each obituary Jo plays a song chosen by her based on what she gleans from each personal obit.
The Maine Show 9-10 am
The Maine Show Tuesdays 9-10am was launched in August 2015. The goal of this show is to share the stories behind the people, events, and ideas driving the state of Maine forward. For hundreds of years Mainers have come together around campfires, fishing holes, woodstoves, and kitchen tables to tell stories. At its purest form, that is what The Maine Show is all about. Join Ben Sprague on Tuesdays 9-10am and Saturdays 5-6pm.
Rhythms and Rhymes with Grampy Keith Tuesdays 11-2pm. A mix of poetry, old and new, along with music. The music may be anything from “popular” tunes from the 30’s through the 70’s, including country, rock, swing, and occasionally some classical pieces. Grampy Keith hopes to interest local folks who are writing verse to come to the station and read their own poetry for the listeners to enjoy!
Happy Hour Tuesdays 3-6pm. Happy Hour. The Longest Hour in Radio, Featuring an eclectic mix of music you’ve probably never heard before.
Carol Ann Pretzel
Pardon My French Tuesdays 6-7pm. You don’t have to be a great chef to enjoy eating great food, and you don’t have to know French to enjoy listening to great French music. On “Pardon My French” Carol Ann puts together two hours of some of the best contemporary French music she can find, both from France and other places where French is spoken such as Canada and Louisiana. you’ll hear Francis Cabrel, Francoise Hardy, Etienne Daho, Camille, and Kaolin, as well as some of the popular singers of years gone by, like Edith Piaf. You might hear a tidbit or two of news from France, or a French recipe, or information about the singers.
Pretzel and Beer Tuesdays 7-8pm. Barry explores the world of beer and ale He reviews new beers and the local brew pubs and retail stores that sell them. Barry also shares news stories about commercial and home brews, beer related events and breweries. Discussion includes beer culture and the economic aspects of brewing. Occasional guests join Barry for the program. When he’s not talking beer, Barry plays some of his favorite songs: pop, soul and disco from the 1960s through the 1990s.
Jo and Cheech Albury
Jo & Cheech Radio Hour Tuesdays 8-9pm.“Jo & Cheech’s Radio Hour” focuses on creative and community projects. Hosts Rachel and Joelle Albury have interviewed Maine artists, writers, musicians and members of local community organizations. They have also interviewed musicians and artists outside of the Mid Coast including John Flansburgh of They Might Be Giants and Dave Gutter of The Rustic Overtones. Jo and Cheech also have regular guests including Rockland’s own roller derby league The Rock Coast Rollers, artist and writer Wilder Oakes, and singer songwriter Tom Albury.
Late Night Groove (repeat) 9-10pm.
Break the Anchor Tuesdays (in English) 10-11pm Twice a week after the moonrise in Rockland, there are waves and salt, boatbuilders and sailors, local stories or tells from far away oceans through splashes of Rock, Surf-Rock, Garage and Punk. All in to Break the Anchor.
Tuesdays in English from 10-11pm and Thursdays in Portuguese at the same time in the evening with JB. Tune in … and break the anchor
Partir a ancora
Depois do Luar, duas vezes por semana, há ondas e sal, construtores navais e velejadores, histórias locais ou contos de oceanos distantes entre salpicos de Rock, Surf-Rock, Garage e Punk. Tudo para Partir a Ancora,
Terças em Inglês das 22-23H (03-04H hora de Lisboa) e Quinta-Feira pela mesma hora em português com João Bentes.
Aparece e Parte a Âncora
WRFR-LP is one of the first Low Power community radio stations in the US. We have been broadcasting since 2002 and streaming since 2004. We are all volunteer, and cater to the local needs of Rockland, Maine and surrounding communities.
WRFR 20 Gay Street, Rockland, ME 04841 (207)594-0721 firstname.lastname@example.org